Pink Floyd – Animals

In recognition of the current state of politics, the Republican party, the Wall Street bailout, Sarah Palin, and the whole last 8 years – Animals by Pink Floyd. Still vital and amazingly accurate commentary on today’s situation…

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Animals

Produced by Pink Floyd
Released January 23, 1977
Recorded at Britannia Row Studios April through November 1976 Sleeve Design by Roger Waters Photography by Aubrey Powell, Peter Christopherson, Howard Bartrop, Nic Tucker, Bob Ellis, Rob Brimson, Colin Jones Inflatable Pig designed by E.R.G. Amsterdam

Click on the links below for lyrics.

Pigs on the Wing (Part One)

Dogs

Pigs (Three Different Ones)

Sheep

Pigs on the Wing (Part Two)

Lyrics going around in my head

Pigs (Three Different Ones)

Big man, pig man, ha ha charade you are.
You well heeled big wheel, ha ha charade you are.
And when your hand is on your heart,
You’re nearly a good laugh,
Almost a joker,
With your head down in the pig bin,
Saying “Keep on digging.” (my note – or should that be “Keep on Drilling” or “Drill Baby Drill”)
Pig stain on your fat chin.
What do you hope to find.
When you’re down in the pig mine.
You’re nearly a laugh,
You’re nearly a laugh
But you’re really a cry.

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Here’s a Wiki on Animals by Pink Floyd – very interesting.

laugh or cry… much to think about…

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